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S 175 encl Headquarters, Assistant Commissioner, Bureau Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA. Charleston, S.C., April 9th. 1868. Estimate of amount of Corn and Bacon required for Issue in South Carolina, upon lien of Crops or other security to relieve extreme want, during the month of May 1868. Corn 32000 Bushels. al. say. $1.45. Bacon 192,000 lbs. al. say. $ .17 pd. Ration 1 Bushel Corn. 6 lbs. Bacon per adult, per month. R K Scott Brevet Major General. Ass't Commissioner S.C.
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